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Monday, October 8, 2012
First commercial delivery to International Space Station
Pretty cool huh?
Pretty soon Fed Ex and UPS will be next, lol.
Spacex Dragon capsule launched to Space Station
By Marcia Dunn - Associated Press -
Fla. (AP) -- A commercial cargo ship rocketed into orbit Sunday in
pursuit of the International Space Station, the first of a dozen supply
runs under a mega-contract with NASA.
the second launch of a Dragon capsule to the orbiting lab by the
California-based SpaceX company. The first was last spring.
time was no test flight, however, and the spacecraft carried 1,000
pounds of key science experiments and other precious gear on this truly
operational mission. There was also a personal touch: chocolate-vanilla
swirl ice cream tucked in a freezer for the three station residents.